|Murder By Death: No Oath, No Spell - Unplugged - AltarTV|
This is Murder By Death. They make dark country music, rural music, folk with nods to punk, stuff Lee Hazlewood would probably dig. There are plenty of relevant comparisons (including their tourmates Man Man), but one that's stuck since their formation in the early 2000s is Johnny Cash. And more specifically, that points to MBD co-founder/vocalist Adam Turla, whose gravelly, subdued voice resembles Cash's in ways that are both pretty amazing and oddly unsettling (we're talking late-day Cash, "Hu...
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